Can a brain be revived after death? We may soon find out, as The Brain Preservation Foundation is now offering a $100,000 prize to any ambitious neuroscientists out there who can preserve a human brain.
Can pets see ghosts? Dogs, cats, rabbits? Turtles? It’s an interesting question, and while it remains unclear whether or not ghosts actually exist, many people do believe that animals’ exceptional senses allow them to see anomalous activity that we humans cannot. There are even some alleged “signs” that our pets can, in fact, see ghosts.
The Portal series. Easily two of my favorite PC games, and mind-blowing when you really think about them. Maybe even a little creepy.
Scientists announced yesterday the long-awaited discovery of gravitational waves. The waves were detected on September 14, 2015 by the Advanced Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, or LIGO. They were produced by the collision of two black holes, which sent ripples through space-time about 1.3 billion years ago.
The Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark documentary has been two years in the making, but it’s not finished yet. The film’s latest trailer promises an in-depth look at the classic 3-book anthology of folklore and urban legends, written by author Alvin Schwartz and illustrated by Stephen Gammell. Producer Cody Meirick hopes to finish the …
YouTube user Squatchmaster was out walking in an Ohio forest last month when he began to feel like he was being watched. “I’ve just got that creepy feeling,” he said to himself. So what’d he do? Apparently, there’s a special technique out there for Bigfoot hunters looking to capture footage of the elusive creature – …
Stephen Hawking’s second Reith Lecture, given this week on BBC Radio 4, contained quite a few interesting comments, not the least of which was the possibility that we could harness a black hole to power the entire planet.